Lake of Fire and Ice

© Marc E. Adamus

Lake of Fire and Ice

Brenda M. Wolfensberger 7/22/2005 8:45:35 PM

What a breathtaking image Marc. You have captured it perfectly. #282537

Jeffrey D. Ziebell 7/22/2005 9:03:17 PM

I agree with Brenda, this is Fantastic, well done Marc, great shot. #1623311

David Reed 7/22/2005 9:11:28 PM

Outstanding shot. Great colors. #1623367

Michael C. Fegan 7/22/2005 11:25:30 PM

Very cool. #1623930

Carolyn M. Fletcher 7/23/2005 2:46:16 AM

If this isn't a winner, somebody needs their head examined! Just fantastic! #1624409

Marc A. Bailey 7/23/2005 6:43:44 AM

this is awesome! absolutely breathtaking, I would definately hang it on my wall - it really draws you into the picture, a sure finalist! #1625286

Jay Patel 7/25/2005 1:35:49 AM

Awesome light. One of my favorites within your gallery. #1634079

Sandy Landon 8/20/2005 2:08:17 PM

Beautiful!! COngrats!! #1739985

Brenda M. Wolfensberger 8/20/2005 3:14:33 PM

Congrats on being a finalist! #1740868

Serena Pierce 8/20/2005 8:16:27 PM

Beautiful Marc! Congratulations!! #1743439

Ken Grooms 8/20/2005 8:36:47 PM

Congratulations, Marc!

You are the next Galen Rowell!

You deserve the Gold Medal in this category EVERY MONTH!

#1743556

Jennifer S 8/21/2005 6:41:19 AM

Absolutely fantastic, Marc!! Congratulations on being finalist! #1745194

Frederic David 8/21/2005 6:46:49 AM

Amazing light for an unreal atmosphere!
Congrats!

fred #1745240

Chris Macer 8/21/2005 9:23:09 AM

Amazing landscape. The lighting is perfect. Congrats on the finalist! Well deserved and good luck! #1746197

Jeff W. Robinson 8/21/2005 11:20:02 AM

Congrats Marc on your stunning Finalist! Jeff #1746675

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 8/21/2005 1:12:37 PM

Technically and aesthetically well done! #1747074

robert burks 8/21/2005 6:04:56 PM

...incredible image Marc...captured perfectly...well done@ #1748061

Siete Meeter 8/22/2005 11:59:12 AM

Great image! Congratulations!!

#1751744

Lori Carlson 8/22/2005 1:21:15 PM

Congrats on this, just one of your many inspiring images Marc!! :0) #1752216

Cora Miller 8/22/2005 11:44:34 PM

The etched ice reflecting the awesome light is absolutely spectacular! Congratulations on your win! #1754127

Francis Cailles 8/22/2005 11:45:42 PM

Congratulations, Marc. I love this shot, as I do most of your work. This deserves first place IMVHO. This touches me in ways the current Landscape Category winner can never do. I think photography is all about emotion, and this image is oozing with it. This is the First Prize winner as far as I'm concerned. And I really mean it. #1754128

Ken Grooms 8/23/2005 5:24:42 AM

Congratulations, Galen! #1755364

Linda Murphy 8/23/2005 6:36:55 AM

So wonderful Marc. Congrats! #1755818

Jennifer Rennison 8/23/2005 7:26:06 AM

Congratulations on your gorgeous win, Marc!! #1756081

Jay Patel 8/23/2005 9:11:44 AM

This is one of my favorite shots from your gallery. Awesome lighting!! #1756447

Joy Rector 8/23/2005 10:07:41 AM

congrats on your win #1756614

Karen Seargeant 8/23/2005 10:41:44 AM

WOW! This is beautiful! Congrats on the win! #1756738

Wendy Stevenson 8/23/2005 1:08:31 PM

Congratulations on this very beautiful win!!! #1757267

James Reininger 8/23/2005 1:12:46 PM

Wonderful image. #1757276

bob cornelison 8/26/2005 9:30:06 AM

Congrats! This is really pretty!
~:O) #1770280

Susie Peek-Swint 8/30/2005 12:19:34 AM

Breathtaking image ~ congrats on your win and POTD! #1783040

Joline Frazier 8/30/2005 2:44:45 AM

This is a magnificent photo. Congratulations on your POTD and your win. It is spectacular. #1783285

Jessica L. Richard 8/30/2005 3:22:22 AM

fantastic image, very beautiful! congrats on POTD! #1783380

Susana Matos 8/30/2005 3:23:01 AM

most amazing gallery and wonderful winner!!

Cheers from Portugal, Su #1783385

Mary Timman 8/30/2005 3:32:18 AM

Beautiful sunset. Such great lighting. Congrats on PotD. #1783433

Donna Dunbar 8/30/2005 3:37:48 AM

I never saw this the first time but when I saw it I gasped this is absolutely gorgeous and a well deserving POTD!!!! #1783460

Lisa M. Austin 8/30/2005 4:08:16 AM

WOW.........................what great photographers there are on this site!

Awesome! #1783578

Scott Pedersen 8/30/2005 4:13:02 AM

Excellent. good prespective and lighting #1783606

Scott Pedersen 8/30/2005 4:13:02 AM

Excellent. good prespective and lighting #1783607

Tammy L. McKaskle 8/30/2005 4:17:14 AM

WOW! I am in awe and speachless. Congratulations! #1783626

Laura Clay-Ballard 8/30/2005 4:18:23 AM

goreous. congrats. #1783634

Els De Winter 8/30/2005 4:25:03 AM

Wowwwww! Breathtaking! Stunning photo, Marc!! #1783663

Wendy Stevenson 8/30/2005 5:07:15 AM

Stunningly beautiful Marc!! Conjgratulations on your POTD!!!! #1783778

kerby lee pfrangle 8/30/2005 5:10:42 AM

Marc congratulations on POTD.

Beautiful image and very well deserved.

Kerby #1783787

Christy L. Densmore 8/30/2005 5:18:56 AM

Congratulations on POTD and your second place win. This shot is just amazing, wonderful. #1783804

Joy Rector 8/30/2005 5:21:40 AM

congrats on your POTD #1783809

Amanda C. Weightman 8/30/2005 5:53:04 AM

All I can say is WOW! I wish I had the talent you have for photography. Congrats! #1783956

Doug Taylor 8/30/2005 5:57:43 AM

Fabulous shot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1783986

Lisa Clark 8/30/2005 6:02:50 AM

Very impressive work. Congratulations on POTD and Second Place Win!! #1784024

Jane Sampson 8/30/2005 6:17:07 AM

Can't wait to see this hanging in my gallery Marc. ;) #1784137

Lisa C. Harness 8/30/2005 6:30:28 AM

Marc, congratulations on your contest win and POTD. This is a stunning image - it draws your attention right into the light. How exciting it must have been to see this scene in person.

The Jefferson wilderness area / Central Oregon is a beautiful place. Our family spent many (20+) years camping in the more remote parts of the Metolius / Jack Creek / Abbot Creek / Lake Creek / Canyon Creek areas. I haven't had the courage to go back yet since the devastating fires in 2003.

Ah, but I digress - my apologies. This is what photographs should do - evoke a mood, stir up memories.

Again, congratulations, Marc. What a fantastic image!

Lisa #1784217

Ed Heaton 8/30/2005 6:41:32 AM

Excellent image Marc, Congrats on POTD! #1784307

Elisabeth A. Gay 8/30/2005 6:59:26 AM

This is gorgeous Marc! Congratulations
Ann #1784428

Jessica Lee 8/30/2005 7:03:59 AM

You've captured the beauty of the landscape. This picture makes me want to be there!

Great work of art! Congrats. #1784458

Kathleen R. Struckle 8/30/2005 7:11:27 AM

This is absolutely gorgeous!! Congrats on POTD!! #1784506

Leanne M.E. Boyd 8/30/2005 7:17:31 AM

An absolutely gorgeous, jaw dropping picture. The colour and dimentions are breathtaking - That is why it has won both in the contest and POTD - Congratulations Marc, well deserved! #1784538

Melissa L. Zavadil 8/30/2005 7:17:54 AM

Spectacular photo of the day!! Congrats what an awesome shot!! #1784542

Kaylee Mendonca 8/30/2005 7:26:21 AM

That's gorgeous! #1784579

Kirsi Bertolini 8/30/2005 7:29:03 AM

You just HAVE to stare at this one for a while! It is so powerful and well captured! Photography at its absolute best! #1784598

bob cornelison 8/30/2005 7:36:12 AM

Congrats on POTD! It is a work of art!
~:O) #1784659

Kay Beausoleil 8/30/2005 7:44:55 AM

Congratulations, Marc, on your beautiful POTD! #1784745

Victoria Gonzalez 8/30/2005 8:09:11 AM

oh, My! It's absolutely gorgeous! Congratulations #1784914

Theresa M. VanderStaay 8/30/2005 8:25:38 AM

Congratulations! Your work is just amazing. I looked at your gallery and you have the most beautiful photographs. Looking forward to seeing more of your work.....Theresa #1784999

Rick Siegert 8/30/2005 8:28:25 AM

The photo is breathtaking. Where was it taken? #1785008

Luhut Napitupulu 8/30/2005 8:49:00 AM

It is breathtaking! This is really an awesome shot, Marc! Congratulations on being Finalist and POTD! #1785104

Melody Molinaro 8/30/2005 9:42:54 AM

Oh this is just incredibly beautiful #1785276

Melody Molinaro 8/30/2005 9:43:04 AM

Oh this is just incredibly beautiful #1785277

Lynne M. Rowe 8/30/2005 10:46:02 AM

This Photo is beautiful. AWSOME congrats #1785497

Jenny Bosmans 8/30/2005 1:02:41 PM

Stunning image indeed!! Congratulations on your win and on POTD! Well deserved! #1786055

Mary Clarke 8/30/2005 1:07:26 PM

Congratulaions on your POTD, and what a wonderful image Marc. #1786069

Terry L. Ellis 8/30/2005 1:52:13 PM

Stunning image, Marc! Congratulations on your second place win and your fab POTD!!! Well deserved!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1786199

Lori Carlson 8/30/2005 4:17:30 PM

Offering you yet another Congratulations now on your POTD!! Great work Marc!! :0) #1786620

Anita Taylor 8/30/2005 6:15:46 PM

Incredible, stunning image, Marc! Congrats on second place and POTD!!! #1786921

Mary E. Heinz 8/30/2005 6:58:30 PM

Awesome. Great capture. #1787030

Lorraine T. Lynch 8/30/2005 7:02:36 PM

Photography at it's best! So beautiful Marc! Congratulations! #1787037

Beau Hudspeth Photography 8/30/2005 7:06:01 PM

It is obvious why it was chosen as a winner. Great Shot! #1787048

Muneer T. Al-Awami 8/30/2005 9:43:50 PM

Outstanding shot. Great colors #1787404

Luciano Imperadori 8/30/2005 10:28:58 PM

Very suggestive. Congratulations from Italy #1787451

Robert L. Andersen 8/30/2005 11:07:00 PM

What an Oustanding, Incredibly Gorgeous Image !! Congratulations !! #1787472

Vernon Fletcher 8/31/2005 6:44:22 AM

Fantastic. Congratulations on your POTD #1788632

Jacqueline C. Harmon 8/31/2005 7:37:33 AM

wonderful photograph. you did a superb job. congrats on a well deserved potd! #1788870

Virginia L. Allison 9/1/2005 4:41:59 AM

Marc....beautiful. I'm not sure that words can do this one justice. Wow. #1791996

Claudette Foote 9/2/2005 6:35:04 AM

Fantastic. Congratulations on your POTD #1796265

Sharon McClung 9/3/2005 11:10:50 AM

Postively beautiful. Great capture. Congratulations on POTD and on placing. Well deserved! #1799180

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/8/2005 1:54:19 PM

Truly beautiful, congrats!! #1815219

Birgit Klee 9/12/2005 11:48:21 PM

One of the most beautiful and special sunsets I have ever seen... The ice make a fantastic effect!!! Faboulous!!!
Birgit #1830388

Dorann Weber 9/18/2005 7:03:41 PM

Simply a beautiful breathtaking photo... Wish I could have experienced being there..~!Congratulation's on your win.. #1853009

Christopher M. Wisker 2/17/2006 1:59:53 PM

Wonderful Colors, Light, and sharpness
Chris #2431444

Dennis Walton 8/11/2007 10:32:47 AM

Really beautiful work. This is a high quality scan.What scanner did you use?
http://www.fdwphotos.com #4633066

Theresa M. VanderStaay 11/25/2007 6:46:45 PM

Marc, this is amazing as I am sure the experience was also...The colors are breathtaking...The sharpness and clarity all around is perfect...Congrat's on your win and POD...It's well deserved....Tessa #5123353

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Description

Strong winds carved textures into the surface of the icy pond reflecting a powerful sunset after the storm. Captured somewhere in the Jefferson wilderness of Oregon. Canon 17-40L Lens. Fuji Velvia 50rvp. Hoya polarizing and Singh Ray 3 stop GND filters.

Uploaded on 7/22/2005 8:16:35 PM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 3 35mm SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE WinnerBetterPhoto.com Photo of the Day


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